Longview Aviation Capital Corporation was established in 2016 to manage a portfolio of long-term investments in the Canadian aerospace industry.
Longview Aviation Capital Corporation is focused on providing world-class aviation products and services in support of legendary Canadian aircraft designs through their prominent aerospace companies which include Viking Air Limited, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited, Pacific Sky Aviation Inc.
Longview Aviation Asset Management Inc., and Longview Aviation Services Inc.
The Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Innovation, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, provides unparalleled services and partnering with customers and vendors to drive operational excellence and bottom-line results.
As the new way of doing business becomes a reality, the Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Innovation will work with existing supply chain teams in the subsidiary companies, supporting them with the unique view of the larger, end-to-end, integrated network of companies.
Manages the strategic supply chain, enterprise-wide procurement opportunities and contracts, opportunities for leveraging common supplier relationships across the enterprise, vendor and customer management, supply and demand planning, and international and strategic sourcing.
The successful candidate is a big picture, entrepreneurial thinker who is constantly looking for ways to push the envelope to create efficiency and open up business opportunities by leveraging a company’s supply chain expertise.
The candidate has worked on the client side, or in consulting, where they have been exposed to a complex global sourcing business that works with a large array of vendors and customers.
They will ideally possess a Bachelor’s degree; a graduate degree (MBA) would be advantageous. They will have excellent financial acumen, an understanding of the logistical issues relating to importing products to Canada, and have a thirst for learning- constantly challenging themselves to think about business challenges in a new manner.